The Life Course in Asia

UNSW Australia
In Sydney (Australia)

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Important information

Typology Bachelor's degree
Location Sydney (Australia)
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Sydney (Australia)
Description

Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
School: School of Social Sciences
Course Outline: School of Social Sciences
Campus: Sydney
Career: Undergraduate
Units of Credit: 6
EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)
Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 3
Enrolment Requirements:
Prerequisite: 48 UOC overall, including 6 UOC at level 1 and 6 UOC at level 2 in one of the following streams, Asian Studies or Sociology & Anthropology
CSS Contribution Charge: 1 (more info)
Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule
Further Information: See Class Timetable
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Where and when

Starts Location
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Sydney
University of New South Wales, NSW 2052, New South Wales, Australia
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Location
Sydney
University of New South Wales, NSW 2052, New South Wales, Australia
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What you'll learn on the course

School
Sociology
Sociology Anthropology

Course programme

Subject Area: Sociology and Anthropology This course can also be studied in the following specialisations: Asian Studies How do individuals experience the process of growing older? Considering a range of Asian societies, this course examines how the biological language of ageing relates to the cultural language of maturation, youth, adulthood, and old age. Through an investigation of sociological and anthropological theories of the life-course, you will examine the social and political processes whereby personhood is acquired and challenged, and with which biographical lives are shaped. Sub-topics are likely to include: childhood and youth; birth and death; embodiment and technology; old age and ageing; temporality and intergenerationality; gender and sexuality.

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